Category: Features

Fashion show at Carousel Museum on Thursday night

Bristol, Conn. (November 29, 2012) – The Sanford-Brown College-Farmington fashion design and merchandising program will host a fashion show at 8pm on Thursday November 29, 2012 at The New England Carousel Museum. The “Forget-me-not” Fashion Show will feature one-of-a-kind garments…

Musical tackles angst of growing up

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR “Spring Awakening” is not your typical happy, happy, joy, joy musicals about teens. The show—with music from Duncan Sheik and lyrics/ book from Steven Sater— includes tales of sexual abuse, stifled sexuality, unwanted pregnancies, suicide,…

St. Paul project intended to make stage performances accessible to all

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Local theater productions are open to everyone, and are a great way for families to come out and support their fellow citizens who are actors and actresses. However, sometimes families with children who have special…

Bristol Theatre Arts brings ‘Disney’s Beauty and the Beast’ to city

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Bristol Theatre Arts is a community theater. And that mission helped guide director Cassie Taylor when she led the effort to bring the musical, “Beauty and the Beast” to the Memorial Boulevard Stage this weekend.…